Organic Windsor Fava Bean - Vicia faba
This broad leaf fava is excellent as a cover crop as well as an edible bean! Producing perfect 7" - 8" long pods with juicy beans in the middle!
This hardy bush can be planted in the early spring or fall.
Has resistance to the Bean Common Mosaic Virus.
- Sun: Full-Partial
- Direct Sow: When soil is workable
- Seed Count: 25
- Days to Maturity: 85
- Plant Size: 50" - 55"
Keep soil moist while seeds are germinating. Does great in cold weather, but does not do well in the heat. Excellent nitrogen fixer. Can be used as a cover crop.
Caution: Some people are allergic to favas!